KEE 2019: Eligibility, Exam Date, Pattern, Admit Card, Counselling, ResultsThe Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (deemed to be university) conducts its entrance examination, Karunya University Entrance Examination Test for the undergraduate courses, across 80 centers all over India. For admission to the B.Tech and B.E courses, appearance in KEE is necessary. The forms for the KEE will be released by the second week of December. The admission to the B.Tech courses will be confirmed based on the marks scored in KEE and HSC.

KEE 2019 Registration and Application Form:

The application form of KEE 2019 will be available in online mode tentatively from the second week of December. To apply for KEE 2019, candidates will first have to fill the expression of interest (EOI) form in online mode. Mentioned below are the steps to fill the EOI for candidate’s reference:

Step 1:

Get registered –

Candidates will have to register first by entering the following details:

  • Name
  • Email ID and mobile no. (must be valid)
  • Level of study (UG in this case)
  • Programme the candidate wants to pursue at the university.
  • Marks obtained in 10th SSLC

On successful submission of EOI form, an SMS or email will be sent on the registered number and email-address indicating KEE 2019 application number and password.

Step 2:

Submit KEE 2019 application form along with the fee-

After receiving the application number and password log in to the candidate portal and submit the application form. While submitting the KEE application form 2019, candidates need to upload their SSLC mark sheet and other relevant documents in the prescribed format. Along with the submission of the form, candidates need to make the initial payment as per approved fee structure of the Institution.

KEE 2019 Application Fee: Along with the initial payment, the candidate will have to pay the KEE 2019 application fee of Rs. 1000 at the time of filling the EOI application form.

Fee Payment Mode: Candidates can make the payment of initial amount and fee both in online and offline mode (credit/debit card, net banking, Demand Draft (DD) or by cash).

Step 3:

Download provisional admission offer-

Once the application form of KEE 2019 is filled and fees are a deposit, candidates can download the provisional admission offer using their confirmation SMS and email send at their registered email address and number.

KEE 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

The age of the candidate should not be above 21 years as on July 1, 2019, and their age should not be less than 17 years.

Branch Eligibility
B. Tech Programs (Except Bio Programs) ·       Candidate must have cleared 10+2 or equivalent exam with a minimum of 50% marks aggregate in PCM


·       Passed 10+2 in Vocation Stream (subjects can be General Mechanist, Electrical Machines and Appliances, Electronic Equipments, Draughtsman Civil, etc.) and any of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics with minimum 50% in aggregate

B. Tech in Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, and Food processing and Engineering ·       Passed class 12 or equivalent with minimum 50% aggregate marks in PCM


·       Passed 10+2 or any equivalent exam in the first attempt with minimum 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Zoology/Botany/Computer Science

Programmes offered by Karunya University:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Media Technology
  • Robotics and Automation
  • Food Processing and Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics

Important Dates for KEE

S.No. Events Date
2. Start of KEE 2019 application process Second week of December 2018
3. Last date to submit filled-in OMR sheet and online application First week of April 2019
4. Release of admit card Last week of April 2019
5. Spot Registration/admission for KEE 2019 Last Week of April
6. Date of Exam Last Week of April
7. Declaration of KEE 2018 Result First week of May 2019
8. KEE 2018 Single Window Counselling Second week of July 2019

 KEE 2019 Exam Pattern:

Particulars Specifications
Mode of Examination Computer Based Test
Sections 4 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and General Aptitude)
Section-wise marks ·       Mathematics/Biology – 40 marks

·       Physics – 25

·       Chemistry – 25 marks

·       General Aptitude – 30 marks

Total Marks 120
Examination Duration 2 ½ hours
Marking Scheme There will be the negative mark of 0.25 for every wrong answer.

KEE 2019 Syllabus:

Mathematics: –

Applications of Matrices and Determinants: Adjoint, inverse – properties, computation of inverses, a solution of a system of the linear equations bymatrix inversion method. Rank of a matrix – elementary transformation on a matrix, Cramer’s rule, non-homogeneous equations, homogeneous linear system and rank method. Complex Numbers: Complex number system – conjugate, properties, ordered pair representation. Modulus – Properties, geometrical representation, polar form, principal value, conjugate, sum, difference, product, quotient, vector interpretation, solutions of polynomial equations, De Moivre’s theorem and its applications. Roots of a complex number – n th roots, cube roots, fourth roots. Analytical Geometry of two dimensions: Definition of a conic – general equation of a conic, classification with respect to the general equation of a conic, classification of conics with respect to eccentricity. Equations of conic sections (parabola, ellipse and hyperbola) in standard forms and general forms- Directrix, Focus and Latus rectum – a parametric form of conics and chords. – Tangents and normals – cartesian form and parametric form- the equation of chord of contact of tangents from a point (x1 ,y1 ) to all the above said curves. Asymptotes, Rectangular hyperbola – the Standard equation of a rectangular hyperbola. Vector Algebra: Scalar Product – angle between two vectors, properties of scalar product and applications of dot products. Vector product right handed and left handed systems, properties of vector product and applications of cross product – Product of three vectors – Scalar triple product, properties of the scalar triple product, vector triple Product. Differential Calculus: Derivative as a rate measurer – the rate of change, velocity, acceleration, related rates, derivative as a measure of the slope, tangent, normal and the angle between curves, maxima and minima. Mean value theorem – Rolle’s Theorem, Lagrange Mean Value Theorem, Taylor’s and Maclaurin’s series, L’ Hospital’s Rule, stationary points, increasing, decreasing, maxima, minima, concavity, convexity and points of inflexion. Integral Calculus and its Applications: Simple definite integrals – fundamental theorems of calculus, properties of definite integrals. Reduction formulae – reduction formulae for ∫ sin nx dx and ∫ cosn x dx , Bernoulli’s formula. Area of bounded regions, length of the curve. Differential Equations: Differential equations – formation of differential equations, order and degree, solving differential equations (1st order), variables separable, homogeneous and linear equations. Second order linear 4 differential equations – second order linear differential equations with constant co-efficients, finding the particular integral if f (x) = emx, sinmx, cosmx, x, x2. Probability Distributions: Probability – Axioms – Addition law – Conditional probability – Multiplicative law – Bayes Theorem – Random variable – probability density function, distribution function, mathematical expectation, variance Theoretical distributions – discrete distributions, Binomial, Poisson distributions- Continuous distributions, Normal distribution. Discrete Mathematics: Mathematical logic – logical statements, connectives, truth tables, logical equivalence, a tautology. Groups: Binary operations, semigroups, monoids, groups, the order of a group, order of an element, properties of groups.

Chemistry: –

Atomic Structure: Bohr’s atomic model – limitations – Sommerfeld’s theory of atomic structure; Electronic configuration and Quantum numbers; Shapes of s, p, d, f orbitals – Pauli’s exclusion principle – Hund’s Rule of maximum multiplicity – Aufbau principle of filling up of electrons in orbitals. Hydrogen spectrum – Lyman, Balmer, Paschen, Brakett and Pfund series; deBroglie’s theory; Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle – wave nature of electron – Schrodinger wave equation and its significance – Eigen values and Eigen functions. Hybridization of atomic orbitals to form molecular orbitals. p, d and f – Block Elements: p block elements – Phosphorous compounds; PCl3, PCl5 – Oxides. Hydrogen halides, Interhalogen compounds. Xenon fluorides. General Characteristics of d–block elements – Electronic Configuration – Oxidation states of first row transition elements and their colours; Lanthanides – Introduction, Electronic configuration, general characteristics, oxidation state – lanthanide contraction. Coordination Chemistry and Solid State Chemistry Terminology in coordination chemistry – IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds – Isomerism, Geometrical isomerism in 4-coordinate, 6-coordinate complexes. Werner’s theory of co-ordination, Valence Bond theory. Uses of coordination compounds. Bioinorganic compounds (Haemoglobin and chlorophyll). Lattice – unit cell, systems, types of crystals, packing in solids; Ionic crystals – Imperfections in solids – point defects. X-Ray diffraction Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium and Chemical Kinetics First and the second law of thermodynamics – spontaneous and non spontaneous processes, entropy, Gibb’s free energy – Free energy change and chemical equilibrium – the significance of entropy. Law of mass action – Le Chatlier’s principle, applications of chemical equilibrium. Rate expression, order and molecularity of reactions, zero order, first order and pseudo first order reaction – half life period. Determination of rate constant and order of reaction. Temperature dependence of rate constant – Arrhenius equation, activation energy Electrochemistry Theory of electrical conductance; metallic and electrolytic conductance. Faraday’s laws – theory of strong electrolytes – Specific resistance, specific conductance, equivalent and molar conductance – Variation of conductance with dilution – Kohlraush’s law – Ionic product of water, pH and pOH – buffer solutions – use of pH values. Cells – Electrodes and electrode potentials – construction of cell and EMF values, Fuel cells, Corrosion and its prevention. 10 Isomerism in Organic Compounds Definition, Classification – structural isomerism, stereo isomerism – geometrical and optical isomerism. Optical activity – chirality – compounds containing chiral centres – R, S notation, D, L notation. Alcohols and Ethers Nomenclature of alcohols – Classification of alcohols – the distinction between primary, seconadary, and tertiary alcohols – General methods of preparation of primary alcohols, properties. Aromatic alcohols – preparation and properties of phenols and benzyl alcohol. Ethers – properties of aliphatic ethers – Uses. Aromatic ethers – Preparation of Anisole – Uses. Carbonyl Compounds Nomenclature of carbonyl compounds – Comparison of aldehydes and ketones. General methods of preparation of aldehydes – Properties – Uses. Aromatic aldehydes – Preparation of benzaldehyde – Properties and Uses. Aromatic ketones – preparation of acetophenone – Properties – Uses, preparation of benzophenone – Properties. Name reactions; Clemmenson reduction, Wolff – Kishner reduction, Cannizaro reaction, Claisen Schmidt reaction, Benzoin Condensation, aldol Condensation. Preparation and applications of Grignard reagents. Carboxylic Acids and their derivatives Nomenclature – Preparation of aliphatic monobarboxylic acids – formic acid – Properties – Uses. Aromatic acids; Benzoic and Salicylic acid – Properties – Uses. Derivatives of carboxylic acids; acetyl chloride (CH3COCl) – Preparation – Properties – Uses. Preparation of acetamide, Properties – acetic anhydride – preparation, Properties. Preparation of esters – methyl acetate – Properties. Organic Nitrogen Compounds Aliphatic nitro compounds – Preparation of aliphatic nitroalkanes – Properties – Uses. Aromatic nitro compounds – Preparation – Properties – Uses. Distinction between aliphatic and aromatic nitro compounds. Amines; aliphatic amines – General methods of preparation – Properties – Distinction between primary, secondary, and tertiary amines. Aromatic amines – Synthesis of benzylamine – Properties, Aniline – Preparation – Properties – Uses. Distinction between aliphatic and aromatic amine. Aliphatic nitriles – Preparation – properties – Uses. Diazonium salts – Preparation of benzene diazonium chloride Biomolecules Carbohydrates – the distinction between sugars and non sugars, structural formulae of glucose, fructose and sucrose, with their linkages, invert sugar – definition, examples of oligo and polysaccharides, Amino acids – classification with examples, Peptides – properties of a peptide bond.

Physics: –

Electrostatics: Frictional electricity – Charges and their conservation – Coulomb’s law – Forces between two point electric charges – Superposition principle Electric field – Electric field due to a point charge – Electric field lines – Electric dipole – Electric field intensity due to a dipole (on its axial line and on the equatorial line) – Behaviour of dipole in a uniform electric field – Application of electric dipole in microwave oven Electric potential – Potential difference – Electric Potential due to a point charge and due to a dipole – Equipotential surfaces – Electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges Electric flux – Gauss’s theorem – Field due to infinitely long straight wire – Field due to uniformly charged infinitely plane sheet – Field due to two parallel sheets – Field due to uniformly charged thin spherical shell (inside and outside) Electrostatic induction – Capacitor and capacitance – Dielectric and electric polarization – Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium – Applications of a capacitor – Energy stored in a capacitor – Capacitors in series and in parallel – Action of points – Lightning arrester – Van de Graaff generator Current Electricity: Electric current – Flow of charges in a metallic conductor – Drift velocity and mobility – Their relation with electric current Ohm’s law – Electrical resistance – V-I chraracteristics – Electrical resistivity and conductivity – Classification of materials in terms of conductivity – Superconductivity – Elementary ideas – Carbon resistors – Colour code for carbon resistors – Combination of resistors – Series and parallel – Temperature dependence of resistance – Internal resistance of a cell – Potential difference and emf of a cell Kirchoff’s law – Illustration by simple circuits – Wheatstone’s bridge and its applications for temperature coefficient of resistance measurement – Meterbridge – Special case of Wheatstone bridge – Potentiometer – Principle – Comparing the emf of two cells Electric power – Chemical effect of current – Electro chemical cells – Primary (Voltaic, Lechlanche, and Daniel cells) – Secondary – Rechargeable cell – Lead acid accumulator Effects of Electric Current: Heating effect – Joule’s law – Experimental verification – Thermoelectric effects – Seeback effect – Peltier effect – Thomson effect – Thermocouple, thermo emf, neutral and inversion temperature – Thermopile Magnetic effect of electric current – Concept of magnetic field – Oersted’s experiment – BiotSavart law – Magnetic field due to an infinitely long current carrying straight wire and circular coil – Tangent galvanometer – Construction and working – Bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid- Magnetic field lines Ampere’s circuital law and its application to solenoid 6 Force on a moving charge in uniform magnetic field and electric field – Cyclotron – Force on current carrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field – Forces between two parallel current carrying conductors – Definition of ampere Torque experienced by a current loop in a uniform magnetic field – Moving coil galvanometer – Conversion to ammeter and voltmeter – Current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment – Magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current: Electromagnetic induction – Faraday’s law – Induced emf and current – Lenz’s law Self induction – Mutual induction – Self inductance of a long solenoid – Mutual inductance of two long solenoids Methods of inducing emf – (1) By changing magnetic induction (2) By changing area enclosed by the coil and (3) By changing the orientation of the coil (quantitative treatment) AC generator – Commercial generator (Single phase, three phase) Eddy current – Applications – Transformer – Long distance transmission Alternating current – Measurement of AC – AC circuit with resistance – AC circuit with inductor – AC circuit with capacitor – LCR series circuit – Resonance and Q-factor: power in AC circuits Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Optics: Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics – Electromagnetic spectrum, Radio, microwaves, Infra red, visible, ultra violet – X rays, gamma rays – Propagation of electromagnetic waves Emission and Absorption spectrum – Line, Band and continuous spectra – Fluorescence and phosphorescence Theories of light – Corpuscular – Wave – Electromagnetic and Quantum theories Scattering of light – Rayleigh’s scattering – Tyndal scattering – Raman Effect – Raman spectrum – Blue colour of the sky and reddish appearance of the sun at sunrise and sunset Wave front and Huygens’s principle – Reflection, Total internal reflection and refraction of plane wave at a plane surface using wave fronts. Interference – Young’s double slit experiment and expression for fringe width – Coherent source – Interference of light – Formation of colours in thin films – Analytical treatment – Newton’s rings Diffraction – Differences between interference and diffraction of light – Diffraction grating Polarization of light waves – Polarization by reflection – Brewster’s law – Double refraction – Nicol prism – Uses of plane polarised light and polaroids – Rotatory polarization – Polarimeter Atomic Physics: Atomic structure – Discovery of the electron – Specific charge (Thomson’s method) and charge of the electron (Millikan’s oil drop method) – alpha scattering – Rutherford’s atom model Bohr’s model – Energy quantization – Energy and wave number expression – Hydrogen spectrum – energy level diagrams – Sodium and mercury spectra – Excitation and ionization potentials Sommerfeld’s atom model – X rays – Production, properties, detection, absorption, diffraction of X-rays – Laue’s experiment – Bragg’s law – Bragg s X-ray spectrometer – X-ray spectra – Continuous and characteristic X–ray spectrum – Mosley’s law and atomic number 7 Masers and Lasers – Spontaneous and stimulated emission – Normal population and population inversion – Ruby laser – He-Ne laser – properties and applications of laser light – holography Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter – Relativity: Photoelectric effect – Light waves and photons – Einstein’s photoelectric equation – Laws of photoelectric emission – Particle nature of energy – Photoelectric equation – Work function – Photo cells and their application Matter waves – Wave mechanical concept of the atom – Wave nature of particles – de Broglie relation – de Broglie wave length of an electron – Electron microscope Concept of space, mass, time – Frame of references – Special theory of relativity – Relativity of length, time and mass with velocity – (E = mc2 ) Nuclear physics Nuclear properties – Nuclear Radii, masses, binding energy, density, charge – Isotopes, isobars and isotones – Nuclear mass defect – Binding energy – Stability of nuclei-Bain bridge mass spectrometer Nature of nuclear forces – Neutron – Discovery – Properties – Artificial transmutation – Particle accelerator Radioactivity – Alpha, beta and gamma radiations and their properties, α-decay, β-decay and γdecay – Radioactive decay law – Half life – Mean life – Artificial radioactivity – Radio isotopes – Effects and uses Geiger-Muller counter Radio carbon dating – Biological radiation hazards Nuclear fission – Chain reaction – Atom bomb – Nuclear reactor – Nuclear fusion – Hydrogen bomb – Cosmic rays – Elementary particles Semiconductor Devices and their Applications: Semiconductor theory – Energy band in solids – Difference between metals, insulators and semiconductors based on band theory – Semiconductor doping – Intrinsic and Extrinsic semi conductors Formation of P-N Junction – Barrier potential and depletion layer – P-N Junction diode – Forward and reverse bias characteristics – Diode as a rectifier – Zener diode – Zener diode as a voltage regulator – LED Junction transistors – Characteristics – Transistor as a switch – Transistor as an amplifier – Transistor biasing – RC, LC coupled and direct coupling in amplifier – Feedback amplifier – Positive and negative feedback – Advantages of negative feedback amplifier – Oscillator – Condition for oscillations – LC circuit – Colpitt oscillator Logic gates – NOT, OR, AND, EXOR using discrete components – NAND and NOR gates as universal gates – Integrated Circuits Laws and theorems of Boolean’s algebra – Operational amplifier – Parameters – Pin-out configuration – Basic applications – Inverting amplifier – Non-inverting amplifier – Summing and difference amplifiers Measuring Instruments – Cathode Ray oscilloscope-Principle – Functional units – Uses – Multimeter – construction and uses Communication Systems: Modes of propagation, ground wave – Sky wave propagation 8 Amplitude modulation, merits and demerits – Applications – Frequency modulation – Advantages and applications – Phase modulation Antennas and directivity Radio transmission and reception – AM and FM – Super heterodyne receiver T.V. transmission and reception – Scanning and synchronizing Vidicon (camera tube) and picture tube – Block diagram of a monochrome TV transmitter and receiver circuits Radar – Principle – Applications Digital communication – Data transmission and reception – Principles of fax, modem, satellite communication – Wire, cable and Fibre-optical communication

KEE 2019 Admit Card:

The admit card of KEE 2019 will be available in online mode tentatively in last week of April. KEE 2019 admit card will be issued to those candidates only who have successfully filled the application form and paid the fees. Candidates can download the KEE admit card 2019 by entering their registration number and password. However, before downloading the admit card of KEE 2019, candidates must ensure that all the details mentioned on it are correct. Also, candidates should remember that KEE 2019 admit card is an important document. Without admit card of KEE 2019 candidates will not be allowed to appear for examination or in any further admission process. So, candidates need to make sure they keep it safely.

KEE 2019 Results:

Tentatively in the first week of May authorities will release the KEE 2019 result in online mode. Candidates can check result of KEE 2019 by log-in into their accounts using their credentials. Along with the result, KEE 2019 rank card will also be made available. Through rank card of KEE 2019 candidates can check their rank obtained in the entrance exam. Candidates need to make sure that they download the KEE 2019 rank card as it will be required in the further admission process.

KEE 2019 Counselling and Admissions:

The admission to the Karunya Institute of technology and Sciences will be based on the marks secured in KEE 2019 and HSC. KEE 2019 counselling will be conducted for the shortlisted candidates to offer seats in the respective programmes.

Karunya Institute will also conduct spot admissions in different cities and states tentatively in last week of April

The authorities will conduct the KEE 2019 counselling tentatively in the second week of July in online mode. Based on their rank obtained in the entrance exam and marks secured in HSC, candidates will be shortlisted and called for counselling of KEE 2019 to participate in. Candidates will be informed about the counselling dates of KEE 2019 through SMS/email. Candidates will have to report to the notified centre along with the documents for verification.

Documents Required for Verification 

  • Admit card of KEE 2019
  • Valid ID proof (driving license, passport, etc.)
  • Class 10 and 12 marksheet
  • Christian Minority Certificate (if applicable)
  • Proof of Jesus Call Partner (if applicable)
  • Attested community certificate issued by Tehsildar, Revenue Officer or Magistrate.
  • DD of tuition fee for a tentative amount of Rs. 50,000 in favour of “The Registrar, Karunya University” payable at Coimbatore.

KEE 2019 Rules and Regulations:

  • Students have to take their admit cards positively to the examination hall
  • Students should reach the examination centre at least an hour before the examination starts.
  • Students should not carry any electronic materials such as mobile phones, programmable watches and smart watches, PDA, calculators, earphones etc.
  • Students should not carry any material that is related to the exam, including no writing anything on hands.
  • Students can carry only their stationery, including a blue or black ball point pen for filling the OMR sheet.
  • Students are also required to carry any of their photo identity cards issued by the government of India.

KEE 2019 Preparation Tips:

  • Practise a lot, practise and hard work are the key to success.
  • Maintain a good speed.
  • Read all the questions carefully, especially in the logical reasoning section. Attempt the easy ones first, and leave the difficult one for the last.
  • Give the paper with a calm and cool mind.
  • Keep a note of the important topics and do the sample papers religiously
  • Have adequate food before you come to the examination hall.
  • Lastly, do your best.